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Table 4 Likelihood of facility-based birth by Maternity Home: any and quality level

From: The influence of quality maternity waiting homes on utilization of facilities for delivery in rural Zambia

  No. of Births Facility-based Births No (%) Odds ratio (95% CI) Adjusted OR (95% CI)
MWH or Waiting Space at Facility
 Noa 7815 4371 (55.9) 1.00 1.00
 Yes 9385 5698 (60.7) 1.22 (1.15, 1.29) 1.19 (1.10, 1.29)
Type of Waiting Space
 Nonea 7815 4371 (55.9) 1.00 1.00
 Space but no MWH 1392 1055 (75.8) 2.47 (2.17, 2.81) 2.13 (1.85, 2.46)
 MWH 7993 4643 (58.1) 1.09 (1.03, 1.16) 1.07 (0.98, 1.16)
Rank of MWHc
 Lowa 3142 1550 (49.3) 1.00 1.00
 Medium/High 4851 3093 (63.8) 1.81 (1.65, 1.98) 1.95 (1.76, 2.16)
  1. areference group
  2. bControlling for maternal age, any maternal education, asset quartile, parity, maternal HIV status, four or more ANC visits, distance to health facility, SMGL program implementation, facility capacity
  3. cOnly among those with an existing MWH structure and a score (missing 3 facilities with designated spaces that were not able to be scored)